How to Turn a Basket into a Light Shade

When I first saw this basket in a Spotlight store I knew it was supposed to be a light fitting. And making that happen was surprisingly quick and easy! The first thing I did was remove the heavy timber base. It was just attached with four screws so that was pretty straight forward. Next I...…READ MORE

DIY Easy Upholstered Headboard Tutorial

It’s finally time to begin sharing some of the tutorials for the DIY projects at the flip house! I’m starting with the headboard in the master bedroom which lots of you have asked about. This is a really easy and inexpensive project that anyone can have a go at. BEFORE AFTER When I create tutorials,...…READ MORE

Flip House Wrap-Up & Sale Details

Phew, it was a wild ride! And a longer than expected ride. And a slightly stress-inducing ride. But it was also fun, and challenging, and rewarding…and so worth it! As promised, I’m back to share this round-up post, and also divulge the sale details for those of you who are interested. Of course, by definition...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Girl’s Bedroom Reveal

It’s here! The last of the flip house reveal posts! Did anyone else get the feeling this was becoming like the magic pudding of houses? It just seemed to keep going and going! Thank you so much to everyone who has been following along. I’m so sorry I haven’t been able to respond to all...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Guest Bedroom & Main Bathroom Reveal

Thanks so much for everyone’s comments, emails and messages following my last post. I honestly feel like you’ve all been beside me throughout this house flipping journey and I really don’t think I could have done it without you! Anyhoo, returning to my regular scheduling now by sharing two of the last three spaces from...…READ MORE

The Flip House is SOLD!

I’ve been holding on to this news for a while, and it’s finally time to let it out! After two weekend opens, several offers and just two and a half weeks on the market, the flip house is SOLD! It was such a surprise – and a relief! – to hear the news. Things still...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Kitchen & Deck Reveal

Normally when someone mentions a kitchen reveal it’s something to get excited about. There’ll be new shaker cabinets with sleek marble counters, fancy island pendant lights, cool open shelving, hardware that doubles as jewellery and an amazing tile backsplash. Yeah, well, this isn’t that kind of kitchen reveal. As any of you who have been...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Dining Room Reveal

So, my room reveals may have slowed down a touch, though they’re still coming! This is how the dining room looked a few months back… And here it is now… I absolutely love the feel of this space! It’s earthy and fresh, and a little bit rustic, and it ties in perfectly with the adjoining...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Living Room Reveal

So, I know you guys already know this but…I have the best readers in the whole wide world! Thank you all so much for the lovely comments on my previous reveal posts. You have honestly floored me with your kindness. I was actually worried some people might feel the need to jump on and leave...…READ MORE

The Flip House | Master Bedroom & Ensuite Reveal

I’m chugging along with the flip house room reveals like a crazy lady. Or maybe just like a proper blogger? Either way I hope you haven’t been too alarmed by my level of efficiency – LOL! This is the master suite which features a bedroom, ensuite and walk-in-wardrobe. Here’s how it looked a few months...…READ MORE